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Chicken And Dressing

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Yummy chicken is a great idea for your lazy Sunday lunch or even for the freind's party that you have planned for the weekend. Try this delicious chicken and dressing it is truly a simple and easy dish to make. Lay out a spread that you would efeel proud of. You definitely need not spend the entire day slogging in the kitchen for great food
  Chicken 5 Pound
  Butter 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Minced onion 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Dry breadcrumbs 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Chopped celery 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 3 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Poultry seasoning 1 Teaspoon
  Flour 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Buttered crumbs 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Place chicken in large kettle; add 6 cups water.
Cover; bring to a boil.
Reduce heat; simmer until chicken is tender.
Remove chicken from broth.
Re- serve 4 1/2 cups broth.
Chill until fat hardens; re- serve 1/2 cup fat.
Remove chicken from bones; cut in chunks.
Melt butter in heavy pan; add onion.
Cook until yellow.
Add half the dry bread crumbs; cook, stirring, until lightly browned.
Turn into bowl; add celery, 2 teaspoons salt, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, poultry seasoning and remaining dry bread crumbs.
Melt reserved chicken fat in heavy pan; blend in flour, remaining salt and remaining pepper.
Cook until bubbly; remove from heat.
Add reserved broth all at once; cook over medium heat, stirring con- stantly, until thick.
Spread chicken in 13 x 9 1/2 x 2-inch pan.
Top with dry bread crumb mixture; pour broth mixture over top.
Spread with buttered crumbs.
Bake at 350 degrees for 35 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Party, Healthy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 845 Calories from Fat 367

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 41 g62.9%

Saturated Fat 14.2 g70.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 210.1 mg70%

Sodium 1425.5 mg59.4%

Total Carbohydrates 48 g16%

Dietary Fiber 2.1 g8.2%

Sugars 2.2 g

Protein 66 g131.2%

Vitamin A 11.3% Vitamin C 0.51%

Calcium 7.9% Iron 21.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chicken And Dressing Recipe